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Lecture of Mikhail Gelfand at MIPT

Prominent Russian scientist, specialist in bioinformatics and comparative genomics, Doctor of Biology, Professor Mikhail Gelfand will talk about the work that was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2022.

You will learn about the essence of the research of the Nobel laureate, the Swedish scientist Svante Paabo:

- what genes we inherited from ancient people - Neanderthal and Denisovan people;

- what kind of science is called paleogenetics;

- how scientists isolate DNA from the bones of ancient people, who are 40 thousand years old;

- what makes Homo sapiens unique.

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